The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4  
Permanent jobs citing C 371 318 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.33% 5.40% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.22% 9.79% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 287 213 200
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3036 3247 3311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 60.00% 55.10% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2576 2769 2877
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,525 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in the South West

C
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in the South West.

Salary trend for C in the South West

C
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in the South West

C
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +2 155 £47,500 - 8
Bristol +22 94 £40,000 -3.61% 19
Somerset +15 43 £33,000 -30.52% 5
Dorset +12 32 £40,000 - 9
Devon +15 30 £37,500 - 1
Cornwall +10 10 £37,500 +87.50% 4
Wiltshire +12 8 £37,000 -10.30% 5
C
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for C.

1 419 (58.77%) Security Cleared
2 331 (46.42%) C++
3 303 (42.50%) Software Engineering
4 272 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
5 240 (33.66%) Degree
6 237 (33.24%) Java
7 222 (31.14%) DV Cleared
8 164 (23.00%) Linux
8 164 (23.00%) Python
9 155 (21.74%) C#
10 154 (21.60%) SC Cleared
11 132 (18.51%) JavaScript
12 128 (17.95%) ITIL
13 108 (15.15%) Windows
14 102 (14.31%) Cybersecurity
15 100 (14.03%) Scrum
16 96 (13.46%) Electronics
17 94 (13.18%) SQL
18 92 (12.90%) HTML
19 89 (12.48%) Project Management
20 77 (10.80%) Mathematics
20 77 (10.80%) Android
21 74 (10.38%) Big Data
21 74 (10.38%) OO
22 72 (10.10%) UML
22 72 (10.10%) Computer Science
22 72 (10.10%) Hadoop
23 71 (9.96%) DevOps
24 69 (9.68%) Apple iOS
25 67 (9.40%) TDD

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (4.63%) Confluence
2 32 (4.49%) Apache Pig
3 26 (3.65%) WebLogic
4 24 (3.37%) Apache
5 17 (2.38%) IIS
6 15 (2.10%) Apache Spark
7 13 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.40%) CMS
9 5 (0.70%) JBoss
10 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.42%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.42%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.42%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.42%) SAS
11 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.14%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.95%) MS Office
3 12 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.98%) 3ds Max
5 7 (0.98%) Maya
6 4 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.42%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.28%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.28%) MS Project
9 1 (0.14%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.14%) InDesign
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.56%) Maximo
3 3 (0.42%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.66%) Amazon S3
3 18 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.84%) GitHub
5 4 (0.56%) IaaS
5 4 (0.56%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.59%) Internet
2 33 (4.63%) TCP/IP
3 29 (4.07%) Firewall
4 26 (3.65%) HTTP
5 20 (2.81%) Wireless
6 19 (2.66%) Ethernet
7 15 (2.10%) Network Security
8 12 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (1.68%) RS-232
9 11 (1.54%) SSL
10 9 (1.26%) Bluetooth
10 9 (1.26%) HTTPS
10 9 (1.26%) LTE
11 8 (1.12%) SNMP
12 7 (0.98%) Junos
12 7 (0.98%) Structured Cabling
12 7 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.84%) 802.15
13 6 (0.84%) LAN
13 6 (0.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.38%) Big Data
2 72 (10.10%) Hadoop
3 48 (6.73%) MongoDB
4 37 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 37 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 34 (4.77%) Apache Hive
6 29 (4.07%) MySQL
7 14 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.98%) Apache Accumulo
10 5 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.56%) SQLite
12 3 (0.42%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.42%) HBase
12 3 (0.42%) MS Access
12 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.28%) OrientDB
14 1 (0.14%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 59 (8.27%) JIRA
2 39 (5.47%) Visual Studio
3 38 (5.33%) Rational DOORS
4 37 (5.19%) Jenkins
5 34 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (3.93%) Git (software)
7 25 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (3.51%) Selenium
8 19 (2.66%) Bitbucket
9 15 (2.10%) EasyMock
9 15 (2.10%) JUnit
10 12 (1.68%) Subversion
11 9 (1.26%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.12%) Maven
13 7 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
14 5 (0.70%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.70%) QUnit
14 5 (0.70%) Redmine
14 5 (0.70%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.70%) WATIR
General
1 96 (13.46%) Electronics
2 56 (7.85%) Games
3 47 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.61%) Finance
5 34 (4.77%) Marketing
6 32 (4.49%) Military
7 22 (3.09%) Local Government
8 21 (2.95%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.82%) Avionics
9 13 (1.82%) Legal
10 11 (1.54%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.26%) Multimedia
12 8 (1.12%) Banking
13 6 (0.84%) Automotive
14 5 (0.70%) Retail
15 4 (0.56%) Advertising
16 3 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 205 (28.75%) Software Engineer
2 123 (17.25%) Consultant
3 111 (15.57%) Developer
4 63 (8.84%) Systems Engineer
5 60 (8.42%) Java Engineer
6 52 (7.29%) C++ Software Engineer
7 50 (7.01%) Java Software Engineer
8 46 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 38 (5.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 38 (5.33%) Test Engineer
10 37 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
11 32 (4.49%) Java Developer
12 31 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
13 30 (4.21%) Analyst
13 30 (4.21%) Graduate
14 27 (3.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 27 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
14 27 (3.79%) Senior Developer
15 25 (3.51%) Lead Software Engineer
16 23 (3.23%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (12.90%) HTML
2 65 (9.12%) Spring
3 56 (7.85%) Java EE
4 53 (7.43%) Web Services
5 49 (6.87%) CSS
6 47 (6.59%) .NET
7 43 (6.03%) Hibernate
8 41 (5.75%) J2EE
9 39 (5.47%) EJB
10 37 (5.19%) XML
11 31 (4.35%) ASP.NET
12 29 (4.07%) STL
13 28 (3.93%) AngularJS
13 28 (3.93%) HTML5
14 22 (3.09%) SOAP
15 21 (2.95%) RESTful
16 20 (2.81%) .NET Framework
17 19 (2.66%) CSS3
17 19 (2.66%) Node.js
17 19 (2.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 59 (8.27%) Management Information System
3 54 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (5.33%) Embedded Systems
5 32 (4.49%) Internet of Things
6 31 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 19 (2.66%) VHDL
9 17 (2.38%) Wiki
10 15 (2.10%) Data Centre
11 14 (1.96%) Algorithms
11 14 (1.96%) Driving Licence
12 13 (1.82%) User Experience
13 12 (1.68%) Device Driver
14 9 (1.26%) Learning Management System
14 9 (1.26%) SCORM
14 9 (1.26%) Social Media
14 9 (1.26%) Verilog
15 8 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
15 8 (1.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 164 (23.00%) Linux
2 108 (15.15%) Windows
3 77 (10.80%) Android
4 69 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 38 (5.33%) Unix
6 36 (5.05%) Mac OS X
7 26 (3.65%) Windows Server
8 19 (2.66%) CentOS
9 18 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.84%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.56%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.42%) Solaris
14 3 (0.42%) SUSE
14 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.42%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (42.50%) Software Engineering
2 272 (38.15%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (17.95%) ITIL
4 102 (14.31%) Cybersecurity
5 100 (14.03%) Scrum
6 89 (12.48%) Project Management
7 77 (10.80%) Mathematics
8 74 (10.38%) OO
9 72 (10.10%) UML
10 71 (9.96%) DevOps
11 67 (9.40%) TDD
12 66 (9.26%) Line Management
13 64 (8.98%) Reverse Engineering
14 63 (8.84%) MODAF
15 62 (8.70%) SDLC
16 58 (8.13%) Business Development
16 58 (8.13%) Service Delivery
17 57 (7.99%) Automated Testing
17 57 (7.99%) User Stories
18 55 (7.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 331 (46.42%) C++
2 237 (33.24%) Java
3 164 (23.00%) Python
4 155 (21.74%) C#
5 132 (18.51%) JavaScript
6 94 (13.18%) SQL
7 60 (8.42%) Objective-C
8 48 (6.73%) PHP
9 41 (5.75%) Embedded C
9 41 (5.75%) PowerShell
10 38 (5.33%) Bash Shell
11 37 (5.19%) Perl
12 19 (2.66%) Ruby
13 18 (2.52%) MATLAB
14 14 (1.96%) VB
15 13 (1.82%) Embedded C++
16 12 (1.68%) Fortran
17 11 (1.54%) Apple Swift
17 11 (1.54%) Scala
18 10 (1.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 419 (58.77%) Security Cleared
2 240 (33.66%) Degree
3 222 (31.14%) DV Cleared
4 154 (21.60%) SC Cleared
5 44 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (5.89%) CISSP
7 34 (4.77%) CCNA
8 31 (4.35%) GIAC
9 26 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (3.65%) PhD
10 25 (3.51%) MCSE
11 24 (3.37%) Linux+ Certification
11 24 (3.37%) Network+ Certification
11 24 (3.37%) SANS
11 24 (3.37%) SSCP
12 20 (2.81%) CompTIA Security+
12 20 (2.81%) Security+ Certification
13 16 (2.24%) CISM
14 15 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.37%) ISO 9001
2 19 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.38%) ISO 14001
4 15 (2.10%) QA
5 13 (1.82%) Def Stans
6 9 (1.26%) JTAG
7 8 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (1.12%) DO-178B
8 7 (0.98%) COBIT
8 7 (0.98%) DO-254
8 7 (0.98%) IEC 61508
9 6 (0.84%) ISO26262
10 5 (0.70%) JSP 440
10 5 (0.70%) MISRA
11 4 (0.56%) MISRA C
12 3 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (0.42%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.42%) PMO
12 3 (0.42%) SLA
13 2 (0.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 46 (6.45%) Firmware
2 31 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.12%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.84%) vSphere
6 5 (0.70%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.70%) Docker
6 5 (0.70%) NFS
6 5 (0.70%) Samba
7 4 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (2.66%) Puppet
2 8 (1.12%) Nagios
3 5 (0.70%) Ansible
3 5 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.56%) Salt
5 3 (0.42%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.42%) EnCase
5 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.14%) Graylog
6 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 62 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.87%) Oracle
3 33 (4.63%) VMware
4 31 (4.35%) Cisco
5 24 (3.37%) HP
6 23 (3.23%) Atlassian
7 19 (2.66%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.24%) EMC
9 9 (1.26%) Kenexa
9 9 (1.26%) SAP
10 8 (1.12%) Adobe
10 8 (1.12%) Juniper
11 7 (0.98%) Freescale
12 6 (0.84%) IBM
13 5 (0.70%) CA Agile Central
13 5 (0.70%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.70%) NetApp
13 5 (0.70%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.42%) Dell
14 3 (0.42%) Perforce
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Parity Professionals
Posted: Yesterday
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Penryn, Cornwall
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + help with relocation + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Penryn, Cornwall
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + help with relocation + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £66000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
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Outsource UK
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Pension
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Stroud, Gloucestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £19,845 per year + Benefits
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Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago